16 July 2019
The construction of the Nezhinsky mining and processing factory will be finished on schedule, BelTA learned from Chairman of the Board of Directors of IOOO Slavkaliy Mikhail Gutseriyev on 15 July after a session of the construction staff.
The chairman said: “We are staying on schedule and will finish [construction work at the Nezhinsky mining and processing factory] on time, as specified by the contract. We were behind in matters of standards and technical documentation, but...
9 July 2019
The possibility of holding the second Belarusian-Japanese economic forum in Minsk in September is currently on the agenda, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Belarus to Japan Ruslan Esin said in an interview with BelTA.
“We are considering holding the second Belarusian-Japanese economic forum which could take place in Minsk on 17-18 September 2019 on the margins of the Belarusian Industrial Forum,” the ambassador said.
He recalled that this year marks the 27th...
2 July 2019
The database of partisans and underground movement members who fought in the territory of Belarus during the Great Patriotic War and the website “Partisans of Belarus” were launched in Minsk on 1 July, BelTA has learned.
The multimedia multifunctional website “Partisans of Belarus” was designed and developed by the Belarus Segodnya Publishing House in cooperation with the National Archives of the Republic of Belarus.
By visiting the website partizany.by every user will...
28 June 2019
The concert Minsk-Paris will take place near the Minsk Town Hall on 14 July, BelTA learned from the French Embassy in Belarus.
The event will be timed to the French national holiday and will bring together Belarusian and French musicians. The popular Belarusian band Shuma will open the concert. The band has recently released a music video for the song “Clouds” which was shortlisted at the Gulf of Naples Independent Film Festival.
The concert will also feature the Nizkiz band...
12 June 2019
Minsk Oblast took up the Flame of Peace torch relay of the 2nd European Games at a solemn event in Soligorsk on 11 June, BelTA has learned.
The torch arrived in Minsk Oblast from Mogilev Oblast. After the relay exchange in the Veliki Les village, the torchbearers visited the National Speleotherapy Hospital and the Belaruskali mining company.
The Flame of Peace torch relay was welcomed by local residents on the streets of Soligorsk. Taking part in the relay were...
4 June 2019
The Belarusian light industry concern Bellegprom plans to design and produce more clothes for young people and open a showroom in Minsk to display the novelties of the Belarusian light industry, Chairwoman of Bellegprom Concern Tatyana Lugina said in an interview to the STV channel, BelTA has learned.
According to Tatyana Lugina, the sector can boast highly-qualified specialists: both technologists and sewers, as well as a good designing school, which can secure the production of...
28 May 2019
In 2018 the volume of trade between Minsk Oblast and Germany rose by nearly 7% from 2017. The figure was mentioned by Minsk Oblast Governor Anatoly Isachenko as he met with Ambassador of Germany to Belarus Peter Dettmar on 27 May, BelTA has learned.
Anatoly Isachenko said: “Over the course of eight years of working in various positions in Belarus you’ve become a true friend for the country. Germany is one of our main economic partners. In 2018 Minsk Oblast’s trade with Germany...
20 May 2019
In 2018, the trade between Belarus’ Minsk Oblast and China increased by 17% from 2017, Minsk Oblast Vice Governor Nikolai Rogashchuk told the media ahead of the meeting with a delegation from China’s Yunfu, Guangdong Province on 17 May, BelTA has learned.
“In 2018, the trade between Minsk Oblast and China went up by 17% (in comparison with 2017) to exceed $1 billion. Minsk Oblast is still posting trade deficit but we are doing our best to reduce it. First of all, China is...
29 April 2019
Communication and media relations specialists of the European National Olympic Committees, European and international sports federations have gathered in Minsk less than two months ahead of the 2nd European Games Minsk 2019, BelTA learned from the press service of the Minsk European Games Organizing Committee (MEGOC).
Taking part in the seminar are representatives of the European Olympic Committees, the national Olympic committees of Belarus, the UK, Denmark, Slovakia, Russia,...
23 April 2019
The Japanese culture week titled as Japanese Spring in Belarus will take place in Minsk on 30 April – 6 May. The event has been organized in honor of the arrival of the resident ambassador extraordinary and plenipotentiary of Japan to Belarus, representatives of the Japanese embassy told BelTA.
The series of cultural events will begin with a lecture about the traditional Japanese clothes – kimono. The Japanese reporter and a kimono specialist Hiroe Yoshioka will be in the House...